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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at 12:36:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 66%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:47 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at 00:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 32' North, Longitude: 61° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.73 meters/second, 1601.0 km/hour, 994.8 miles/hour or 864.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.58 miWest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 miSouth16.58 mi
1 hour14° 32' 28.2"994.71 miWest0° 10' 20.0"11.84 miSouth995.01 mi
24 hours11° 02' 41.4"755.56 miEast4° 19' 49.0"297.56 miSouth815.34 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HadibuWed 3:36 AM924 km574 miles499 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleWed 5:36 AM1427 km886 miles770 nmEast-southeast ESE
VictoriaWed 4:36 AM1596 km992 miles862 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MumbaiWed 6:06 AM1692 km1051 miles913 nmNortheast NE
MuscatWed 4:36 AM1695 km1053 miles915 nmNorth N
ThiruvananthapuramWed 6:06 AM1715 km1066 miles926 nmEast E
PuneWed 6:06 AM1744 km1084 miles942 nmNortheast NE
BengaluruWed 6:06 AM1837 km1142 miles992 nmEast-northeast ENE
MaduraiWed 6:06 AM1846 km1147 miles997 nmEast E
AdenWed 3:36 AM1852 km1151 miles1000 nmWest-northwest WNW

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